2026 David Borwein Distinguished Career Award

Call for Nominations

The David Borwein Distinguished Career Award recognizes mathematicians who have made exceptional, broad, and continued contributions to Canadian mathematics.

A complete nomination dossier consists of:

  • A signed nomination statement from a present or past colleague, or collaborator (no more than three pages) having direct knowledge of the nominee's contribution;
  • A short curriculum vitae, no than five pages;
  • Two to four letters of support in addition to the nomination;
  • Other supporting material may be submitted, no more than 10 pages.

CMS aims to promote and celebrate diversity in the broadest sense. We strongly encourage department chairs and nominating committees to put forward nominations for outstanding colleagues regardless of race, gender, ethnicity or sexual orientation.

The complete nomination dossier must arrive at the CMS Executive Office no later than November 15, 2025.

All documentation should be submitted electronically, preferably in PDF format, by the appropriate deadline, to